Financial Controller Trading Group - Big 4 Auditor required

Finance, Financial Controller
Commodities / Resources, Manufacturing / Engineering
€65,000 to €75,000 Per Annum
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KR Recruitment Luxembourg are delighted to be recruiting a Financial Controller for a leading trading group based in Luxembourg.

This is a truly unique opportunity; not only can you develop within a hugely dynamic and fast growing company, but you will also be operating in an industry that is highly sophisticated and global in scope.

Working at the purpose built global HQ in Luxembourg (they also have major operations in London, New York and Hong Kong) the environment is truly international, with over 15 nationalities in the office. This could be the perfect environment for you to develop your career.

The Role:

  • Timely production of accurate results of one or several business lines: Valuation of inventory, forward and futures
  • Ensure accurate and complete accruals
  • Analysis and commentaries of variances (being the consequence of market movements or trading strategies)
  • Review of the balance sheet items (completeness, presentation, etc)
  • Ensure daily / weekly / monthly controls
  • Being the primary contact of and with the Trading Desk(s) to ensure that information is communicated on a timely and complete basis with the Controlling Department.
  • Active participation to
    • improve controls in place (including the development of procedures).
    • the implementation of new software, migration of data from one software to another, regression test to be performed when implementing a new release of an existing software, etc.
    • the preparation of the budget
    • the external audit
    • to specific projects (e.g.: define the accounting treatment for specific transaction, support to be provided to another entity, etc)

Training and coaching more junior team members.


The person:

  • You will be Big 4 Audit trained and preferably be a qualified accountant (ACCA, CPA etc…)
  • Fluent in English (additional languages are welcomed)
  • Very strong IT skills (Excel, consolidation tools, etc)
  • You are an active team player with very good communication skills.
  • You are able to grasp complex issues.
  • You are proactive and flexible


For a confidential discussion regarding this role please email us with your CV in the first instance.

KR Recruitment is a leading executive resourcing company based in heart of Luxembourg city.  Offering a flexible range of recruitment services, we specialise in sourcing the best talent for the Financial Services & Commercial / Industrial sectors. Visit our website at